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PUBLIC NOTICE - REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
CITY GOVERNMENT AUDIT SERVICES

The Town of Pomona Park is requesting proposals from qualified firms of certified public accountants to audit its financial statements for the fiscal years ending September 30, 2021,2022, and 2023. These audits are to be performed in accordance with general auditing standards, federal and state regulatory standards. The Annual Financial Report will include the general fund activities, community redevelopment fund activities, and the proprietary fund for reporting purposes.

Interested firms must have been established in Florida and performed continuous CPA services for a minimum of five years. The firm must be a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. The firm should clearly indicate its available government expertise. The individuals who will be primarily responsible for the audit must have 24 hours of governmental accounting and auditing CPE.

All responses will be reviewed by the Audit Committee. The responses will be evaluated using three sets of criteria. Firms meeting the mandatory criteria will have their proposals evaluated and scored on technical qualifications and scored on technical qualifications and cost of services. Cost of services is only one of the criteria considered during the evaluation and shall be the sole determining factor.

Sealed RFP responses must be submitted to the Town by 4:00 pm August 4, 2021, to be considered for this work. They should be addressed to the Town Clerk, Town of Pomona Park, Auditing Services Proposal, P.O. Box 518 Pomona Park, Florida 32181. A more detailed Request for Proposals outlining the minimum qualifications, RFP submittal requirements, and review criteria is available from Town Hall at the address listed above or online at www.pomonapark.com







POMONA PARK - UPDATE OF 2/17/20: ALL Residents within the Town limits need to be aware of the following: Control your pets! 1) DO NOT let your dogs loose AT ANY TIME off of your property! 2) WE ALL MUST BE RESPONSIBLE AND TAKE CARE OF OUR ANIMALS!!! THEY MUST BE FENCED, IN YOUR YARDS, AT ALL TIMES. BETTER YET, BRING THEM INSIDE YOUR HOME AT NIGHT! 3) The Town is very limited as to how we can assist with this. We are not at work in the evenings and depend on EVERYONE to take responsibility to watch out for each other, our properties, etc. 4) If you cannot afford to tend to your animals, give them a break and give them away. BE RESPONSIBLE! 5) We have many children and elderly alike in Pomona Park and as a Town, stick together to protect everyone to the best of our ability.
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION HAS NEW APP / WEBSITE: I wanted to let you know about a new app that the Division of Recreation and Parks has developed. The Outdoor Florida app features recreational opportunities across Florida's local, state and federal lands. By downloading the free Outdoor Florida app or utilizing maps and resources on the Outdoor Florida webpage, you can access information about recreational trails, camping, beaches, boating, sports facilities, history and much more. You can access the Outdoor Florida app through our OGT website: https://floridadep.gov/parks/ogt.
• https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MiH4QyJWobo (PLEASE CUT/PASTE THIS LINK TO YOUR BROWSER) • The Town of Pomona Park has adopted a Fair Housing Ordinance in accordance with Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 which establishes that every person should be able to obtain the housing of their choice – or participate in a real estate transaction – without being discriminated against based upon race, color, national origin, religion, gender/sex, handicap/disability or familial status.
5-23-18: Your newly appointed Mayor, Joe Svingala invites everyone in Pomona Park - The Town of Pomona Park’s Mayor, Joe Svingala invites the Town residents to join him for one-on-one: CONVERSATION'S WITH MAYOR JOE SVINGALA - Would you like to talk to the Mayor? Share ideas? Complaints? Anything you would like to chat about, he will be at Town Hall (Council Room Door) every Saturday AFTER our 2nd Tuesday Council meetings. This will be a monthly event and you can have a one-on-one with Mayor Svingala. SATURDAY, JUNE 16 will be his first 'Open House' from 7am-9am! Do not hesitate to bring any of your concerns or suggestions to him for a one-on-one!
The Town of Pomona Park has lost our beloved Mayor, John C. Bergquist, Jr. - He gave a valiant fight with cancer and passed last evening at 11:59p.m. at Community Hospice Bailey Family Center for Caring in St. Augustine, Florida. We have placed all our flags in Pomona Park at half-mast in honor of John. You might not be aware, but he has contributed so much to the Town of Pomona Park - from getting financial stability, to following through with roads and streets. The list is endless. There will be a Celebration of Life at some point. Right now, we are all saddened for his wife Pat, two sons - John and Chris, their families, and his (Mayor) 96 year old mother, Jackie. The family kindly asks for privacy at this time. They are surrounded by close friends and each other. Thank you and please say prayers for the entire Bergquist family. Your Pomona Park Family - Mayor Pro Tem Joseph Svingala and his wife Joyce Kilcher Svingala, Councilman Dr. Robert Warren and his wife Julianna, Councilman CarrieAnne Evan and her husband Jason, Councilman Patricia Mead, Counclman Jim Griffin and his wife Shirley, and Councilman Victor Szatkowski and his wife Judy. Town Employees: Ive Sauls, Nancy Lajoie, Carl Robinson, Matt Caramagna, and Joan O'Connor

Upcoming Events

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Senior FridayFriday Jul 30 - 9:00 AM -
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Walking Aerobics Monday Aug 2 - 8:30 AM -
Aug
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QuiltingMonday Aug 2 - 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Aug
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Walking Aerobics Wednesday Aug 4 - 8:30 AM -
Aug
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Budget WorkshopWednesday Aug 4 - 6:00 PM -
For questions about Fair Housing, Equal Employment Opportunities and/or Section 504 procedures regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact Andrea Almeida, Town Clerk by telephone at 386-649-4902, who serves as the Coordinator for Fair Housing, the Equal Employment Opportunity and the Section 504/ Americans with Disabilities Act.

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  • 1775 US Hwy 17 South
  • P.O. Box 518
    Pomona Park, FL 32181
  • 386-649-4902
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